Silver Fern Farms board could ignore moves forcing it to examine the benefits and risks of a merger with the Alliance Group.
It seems organic wines are as good quality and yields similar to conventional wines.
Dairy demonstration farm at Lincoln University is sliding down the ladder against top Canterbury farmers.
Alistair Gibb says he would like to see better public access across farmland - and he is showing the lead.
SAFE claims 252 sheep destined for a live export shipment to Mexico, died before they got on board.
My first boss was my mother and she was a quiet achiever who pulled me into getting things done rather than pushing me.
OPINION: Just comparing New Zealand's broadband prices with those overseas is simplistic because costs are higher here.
Cameron Barrie rewarded for showing the right attitude during the tractor pull at this year's Fieldays.
The Fieldays was a “fantastic” success for fencing tool inventor Patrick Roskam, his mum Angela Roskam says.
Fonterra has been found guilty causing a bad smell in Eltham that has lasted two years.
Worried farmers 'beyond words' after eighth consecutive fall in Fonterra's GlobalDairyTrade auction.
Minimising losses is just as important as maximising profits.
It was a grim day. Pebbles rushed to hospital as soon as she could, after hearing Freddy had suffered an accident on the farm.
Latest aquaculture expansion in Tasman Bays is the latest step along a road stretching back more than three decades.
A team of Labour MPs finished a day in Nelson with a visit to the SPATnz mussel hatchery at the Glen, north of Nelson.
Drought failed to deter bull buyers from investing in their breeding programmes during Canterbury's bull sale season.
Heavy snow played havoc with Canterbury bull sales, but failed to stop an offering of 92 bulls going to strong bidding at James and Fiona Fraser's Stern Angus bull sale in Totara Valley
SAFE is claiming 252 sheep destined for the live export shipment to Mexico, died before they even went on board.
Cropping farmers are managing to maintain much the same grain yields as five years ago on a shrinking land base.
Vegetable growers in Kapiti and Horowhenua have been hit by wet weather for the second year in a row.
Organic wines are as good quality and yields similar to conventional wines, study shows
Charlie Lea farms in a traditional but his rural environmental business is anything but.
Gordon Levet writes on efforts to knock back scotch thistles by using a fly that has taste for thistle seed.
AgResearch scientists seek help to gain a better understanding of one of the little known heroes of NZ agricultural production.
Meet the woman who supports the man who is the face of the fight against farmer depression.
If there's one thing Bridgit Hawkins knows well, it's the challenge of juggling motherhood and self-employment.
It's easy to see young inventer Ayla Hutchinson and her mentor, Bernice Mene are mates - even though they clearly have pretty different backgrounds.